The Daily Democrat. (Anadarko, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 161, Ed. 1, Tuesday, July 30, 1907 Page: 1 of 4
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ANADARKO CADDo COUNTY. OKLAHOMA JULY 30 1907.
No. 16 1
Newspapers to Appear in Court
and Show Cause for Refusal
to Publish Liquor Notices.
Today Judge Gillette rofuaod
to grant the peremptory writ of
mandamus sued for by Atty.
Morgan in whioh the Anadarko
Tribune iB to bo compolled to
publish applications for liquor
licenses that suitable notioe may
be given as contemplated by law
and instead issued an alternative
writ Betting Monday morning
August 5 for a hearing. The
Anadarko Democrat while not
named in the suit is also bound
by Judge Gillette's order having
refused with the Tribune to pub-
lish certain application.
The statuto upon which this
contention stands is:
Sec. 3 chap. 47 state of Okla-
homa 1803. "No action shall
bo taken upon said application
until at least two week's notico
of the filing of the same has been
given by publication in two news-
papers published in said county
having the largest circulation
Tho Tribune and the Domoorat
having tho largest circulations of
the county are tho newspapers
in which tho amplications must
bo published in order to fulfil the
provisions of thjgjow.
'The effect of refusing to pub-
lish and application to sell liquors
is to prevent the applicant from
getting" before the county com-
missioners who have tho right
under the law to issue or deny
the license for the reasons cited
in the statutes. The two papers
having the highest circulations
have arbitrarily for reasons
satisfactory to themsolves.refuBod
to publish certain applications
and it ib to compel them to pub-
lish those applications that the
mandamus is sued out.
The applications which the
Domoorat and the Tribune refuse
to publish are for the establish
mont of saloonB where there is no
Dolice nroleotion. This inoludes
Bpeoifically the line saloon and
the crossroad saloon. It is very
doubtful if as a legal proposition
they are justified in denying the
applioant his day in court since
the law makes tho commission-
ers' court the judge.
But the Btatutes of Oklahoma
do not direot that the newspap-
ers must publish these or any
other applications nor provide
any penalty for rofuBal to pub
The Negro In Politics
E. C. Rou9o one of tho most
prominent colored politicians
and perhaps tho wealthiest
colored man in Caddo oounty
was in tho city Thursday and
oallod at thiB office on busl
no88. By touohing Rouco in a
political way we soon learnod
that himself and all the colored
voters in Caddo oounty aro good
and soro at tho republican party.
He Bays that a negro in tho hands
of tho soheming republican load-
ers is tho most down-trodden
abused Bet of poople on tho face
of tho earth. Rouse says all the
republican oarea about tho nogro
is his vote.
Tho nogro never gota any rep-
resentation and is simply a will-
ing tool in the hands of tho pol-
itical sohomors who aro out for
tho negro vote. Tho negro has
to pay taxes and gets no repre-
sentation. The democratic par
ty holds tho only relief for tho
nogro race. They know just what
wo think of them and what to
oxpoot when they vote our tioket.
If suoh men as Rouso will get
out and lino tho weaker ones up
to vote with tho demoorats they
will be treated far bettor than
they over was before. The dem-
ocratic party is making no bid
for tho negro vote but if they
want to voto with us the latch
string hangs on the outsido.
Taxation without representation
is not right now nor never was.
Fort cobb Record.
Lawton Police Arrest Quintette
For Box Car Murder
Lawton Okln. July 20 Five
men one of them a negro are
being hold hero by Speoial Agent
Thompson of tho Frisco system.
oharged with tho murder of an
unknown man in a freight oar be-
tween Oklahoma City and Chioka-
sha Saturday night. Thoy give
their names as Georgo Wyche
Leo Coakran Claude Hileman
Will Andrews and Jim Johnson.
Tho arrests wore effected to
day by the police upon informa-
tion from tho Frisco agency. All
but Andrewa camo from tho di-
rection of chiokasha last night
Andrews is a brakeman who
olaims to have boon working for
tho Rook Island at Shawneo
sinoo Fehruary. He was making
his first run out of Oklahoma
city to Lawton Saturday night
and ia the man who discovered
tho horribly mutilated bodywith
both ears missing at chiokasha
he relumed hero from Quanah
today and was arrested. His
home is in Mobile Ala.
The man will bo taken to
Addresses Students at the Nor
mal School. Speaks Espec-
ially to Young Teachers
Refuses to Be a Candidate
W. A. Scott reooived a letter
from Hon. Henry Kolloy this
morning stating that ho WAS NOT
and would not bo a candidato
for Flotorial Representative from
this district. Ho also wiBhos to
thank tho Demoorats through
this paper for endorsing him.
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Washington July 30.--Oklahoma
and Indian Territory
Makes Paints and Repairs
CARRIAGES AND WAGONS
Will Save You Time and Moneyl
RENEW the Youth of That Bugjry MAW
with a coat of PAINT IN J VI
6th Street North of Citizens Bank.
HAMMERT & AYRES
Staple aund Fancy Groceries
Dr. David Boyd president of
the State University at Norman
was a Normal visitor today and
made a very interesting talk.
Mrs. Tura Tilton was called to
Bridgeport this morning by the
serious illness of her father.
Mies Blanohe Buzinbark re-
turned to her home at Verdon
this morning on aooount of ill-nesa.
Ell Larkin of Muskogeo was
o pleasant visitor at Chapal ox-
eroises yesterday Jmorning.
D. Jennings R. A. Pegg and
J. W. Coats Bohool trustees from
near Apaoho were callers yester
day and selected their toaohor for
tho coming term.
S.A.Sigmon and Peter Sohenk
of noar Verden called at the
Normal yesterday and eeleoted
Miss Ryan for their teaohor.
J LOCAL NOTES J
W. V. Terry spent yesterday
Alonza Brummett is campaign-
ing in Fort cobb today.
Z. A. Zuzaok is transacting
business in Hinton today.
G. D. Driskell is a business
visitor in Chattanooga today.
Mrs. Josephine Graham is
spending the day in Chiokasha.
Sherman Wells WBnt to Carne-
gie last night on a short business
H. Franz and daughter Miss
Sylvia are Verden visitors today.
Mrs. Anna Rugg spent Sunday
in El Reno returning homo last
C. H. Carswell transacted
legal business in Gracemont yes
Mrs. Bert Diotrioh of noar this
oity is very ill with tho typhoid
M. L Leonhard is in tho west
part of the oounty today on business.
Mrs. Jeff Ford returned this
morning from a visit to Oklaho-
Mrs. John Hardin who has been
very ill is reported muoh better
Dr. Snyder oame in from Ver
den yesterday evening where ho
Mrs. S. F. Sanky matron of
tho Methvin Institute is spending
hervaoationin Plasanter Kansas.
Messrs M. 0. and H. S. Wat-
rous of Carnegie passed through
the oity this morning with their
father H. W. Watrous enrouto
to Lawton where thoy will plaoe
him in a hospital. Mr. Watrous
has been sufforing with rheuma
tism for about a year.
FRESH MEATS SAUSAGE AND SALT MEATS
Fishlin Season. Fresh)VegetaBles etc.
C StrcctfBetwcen 4th & 5th. Phone No. 84.
J5)e Crushed Granite Co.
CRUSHED GRANITE FOR BALLAST
Street and Cement Work.
Agents For Tho
Capacity lbOO Tons per day.
Dr. David R. Boyd Prosidont
of tho Territorial University at
Norman is in tho city today and
visited tho Normal sohool. Ho
mado a highly approciatod ad
dress at the general oxoroiso
speaking espooially to tho young
toaohors who will go out to toaoh
tooir first timo in tho country.
Ho urgod them not to undorrato
their opportunity to do effoctivo
work instancing an oxporionco
of his own in hi3 first school.
Nino of his pupils in after yoars
became men of more than Btat-
wido note and he disclaimed
having had any influenoo upon
their livos losing an opportunity
which ho asked thorn to mako
tho most of. Ho askod them al-
so not to regard tho pooplo of
their districts with contempt as
very young teachers somotimos
do but instead to understand
and like them and to work with
thom. Ho spoko of tho country
people us a roaiing pooplo fol
lowing ovon tho nowspapers with
an interest unknown to tho roB-
idonts of tho towns. He advieod
thoreforo that tho teachers tako
with thom ten or twenty good
books to Iena judioiouBly to their
Dr.Boyd commended especial-
ly tho arrangomont that Superin-
tendent Miss Widaman has mado
with tho DiBtriot School Hoards
whereby thoso trustees come into
the normal and got acquainted
with tho teachers with a view of
making a seleotion. Suoh an
arrangement does not exist else-
where in Oklahoma but should
be everywhere as it gives the
trustees a ohanco to pick their
Dr. Boyd loaves tho oity to-
night for for Hobart and will go
next day either to Mangum or
Cordell. Ho came from Lawton
Hobart Okla. July 20. Word
was recoivod horo by tho sheriff
offioo horo early this morning
that Constablo John HankinB of
Lono Wolfo was shot and mor
tally woundod last night about
10:30 o'olook. Two men and a
woman who had oampod noar
tho town created considorablo
disturbance. Constablo Hankina
startod to arrost thom whon ono
of thom pulled a six shooter and
shot him in tho breast causing a
wound whioh it is olaimod by the
physioian will provo fatal.
Tho woman was placed under
arrost and is now boing hold
awaiting dovolopomonts. Tho
two mon mado thoir osoapo ono
going Bouth and tho othor north.
Ono stolo a horso from Wm.
Campbull a farmor. ThooffioorB
aro on tho trail.
Whon tho camp outfit was
searohed lator a oomplote sot of
burglar tools wad found.
Tho woman rofusos to talk but
gives her namo as MrB. Armina
Brown of Lawton and olaims
tho mon that woro with hor aro
Frank Burns and Frank Sohultor.
Last night a numbor of young
pooplo ohoporonod by Mosdamos
IIo3kott and McDavitt. wont on a
hayrido about two miles south of
tho oity. Tho ovontng was an
idoal ono and tho young pooplo
enjoyed thorasolvos very much.
Thoy returned to tho oity about
olovon o'olook and a pionio lunch
was served at tho homo of Mr.
and Mrs. Guy Gillotto by Mos-
damos G. E. and Chas. Gillotto
Thoso prosont woro Misses
Nathan Stolznor Gillotto Fullor-
ton Butler WalliB Terry Eddie
Oldham Loudermilk Ssiith
Messrs. Moore White Louder
milk Turontine Batten Collins
August 6th 7th 8th
HON. T. P. GORE
Democratic Nominee for the U. S. Senate will speak
August 6th. (Afternoon)
HON.- C. N HASKELL
. Last night a dance was given
at the homo of Nioholas Arispi
who resides about six miles.south
of town in honor of Mr. and Mrs.
Joo Parro who were married
yesterday Mrs. Parro was Miss
A general good timo was had
and a largo crowd was in atten-
dance. Tho danoo broko up this
morning about 0 o'olook.
The Police Court g
Judge Starkweather had clar-
enco Nix boforo him this morn-
ing on charge of maintaining a
house of ill-famo on c streot
several doors west of tho South-
ern hotel. Nix plead guilty and
was assessed a fine of S50 and
costs of $0.00. Ho paid the fino.
Nix is not favorably known to
tho police foroe who speak
him as a gambler also. He
twenty-two years of age.
Mr. Sohaffer an employe at
tho dopot was arrested thiB
morning by Policeman Childs
charged with carrying concealed
weapons. He was before Judge
Starkweather and waB finod S20
Our First Governor
Our First Congressman
Will Speak August 7th (Afternoon)
Caddo County Democracy
Will Be On Hand
Excursion Rates are being arranged
AH Wishing To Attend
Leave names at the Democrat Office
Bnrned to Death
to Spite Husband
Little Rook Ark.July 28 An-
gered becauso her husband a
laborer refused to praiso her for
saving money on purchases for
their storo and for tho recent
heavy sales Mrs. Anna Lowe to
day poured a gallon of coal oil on
her hoad and then told her little
daughter to watoh and boo the
show. Then Bhe sot fire to it.
The woman's body was burned
to a crisp in sight of her daughter
and relatives attraoted by tho
oonduoted a store
while he was
The following cases have been
filed in tho probate oourt.
Territory of Oklahoma vs
Clido Darnold charged with
oarrying concealed weapons
Territory vs F. W. Payne
charged with obtaining money
under false protoneo.
Territory vs G. Z. MoCool
charged with abduotion.
All parties having oopiesof the
"special eddition" of the Demo-
crat are requested to send in their
list of names tomorrow and Wed-
nesday as wo will begin mailing
the papers on Wednesday
Real Estate Transfers
Wm. S. Gaebolt and Myrtle to
Herman C Franz lot 120 blk 23.
Anadarko con S120.
F B Leonard to Herman C
Franz lot 0 blk 21 Anadarko con
Wm F Sima to H C Pratt lot 21
blk 14 Anadarko con S125
Chaa L Baily lot 11-12 and 13 blk
0 Cement oon S2400.
T Moloney to Dr J H Howard
lot 13 blk 40 Anadarko oon $2000
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Herndon, H. R. The Daily Democrat. (Anadarko, Okla.), Vol. 1, No. 161, Ed. 1, Tuesday, July 30, 1907, newspaper, July 30, 1907; Anadarko, Oklahoma. (gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc81550/m1/1/: accessed March 19, 2018), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.